America’s largest state once offered residents a world-class, debt-free college education. It could again, and so could your state.
While millions of students rack up college debt and gain no skills, millions of high-paying trade jobs sit empty.
A major new report makes the case for a “fusion movement” against systemic racism, poverty and inequality, miltarism and the war economy, and ecological devastation.
California’s ballot initiative aims to make college tuition-free by reinstating the estate tax.
America’s left coast is showing how to break up concentrated wealth and fund higher education for all.
Women owe two-thirds of the nation’s outstanding $1.3 trillion student loan debt.
Indebted students trained for public service are instead cutting bait and heading for Wall Street.
44 million households now hold $1.4 trillion of student debt.
The closure of ITT Tech should be a warning to other educational institutions looking to make a dime at the expense of students.
New Census data show rising incomes and shrinking poverty, although it’s not quite time to bust out the champagne.
It would take the average black family 228 years to accrue the same amount of wealth that white families have today.
Student debt can make any career path perilous — especially if you change your mind.
Working families are turning their anger at Wall Street into action.
The average debt for a college graduate is $37,000 and the system is trying to squeeze you harder than any generation before. But it doesn’t have to be this way.
CEOs who avoid taxes, squeeze their customers, and refuse to pay a fair wage can’t seem to understand why the rest of America is so upset.